ISEE Online Prep Courses
Monday/Wednesday 4:45-5:45pm Zoom
ISEE Online Prep Course - Monday/Wednesday Zoom
September 18th through November 7th (8 weeks) through Zoom
Monday Math: 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6
Wednesday Literacy: 9/20, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/7(No class 9/26)
Chess Wizards After School Program- Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30
Dates: 09/12, 09/19, 09/26, 10/03, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 11/07, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/05, 12/12, 12/19 (Total: 14 Classes)
No Class - Halloween 10/31
Max: 16 Kids
Chess Wizards will be back this fall offering an in-person after school program at our learning center on Tuesdays from September 12th through December 19th (14 classes)!
Chess Wizards has been teaching the game of chess since 2002. Join them after school this fall for tons of challenging chess lessons, exciting games, and cool prizes! Whether your child is new to chess or has been playing for a while, they will improve their chess skills, meet new friends, and work out their most powerful muscle - their brain! Each Wednesday, the Chess Wizard program will include fun team chess games (like Corner Chess), snacks, tournaments, and puzzles. All chess materials will be provided by Chess Wizards.
This after school program is ideal for scholars in rising 1st through 6th grade. The cost is $400. For more information about Chess Wizards, visit their website at https://chesswizards.com/. For scholarship information or any questions, please contact Blake Riley, Learning Director, at
4th through 8th Grade Knitting Clubs!
Dates: Thursdays, September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 30 December 7
4:30pm - 5:30pm 4th and 5th graders
5:30pm -6:30pm 6/7/8th graders
Tired of scrolling on your phone? Want something fun and creative to do with your hands and mind? Knitting is making a comeback, with a new, young generation
. It's a fun craft and wonderfully portable hobby that you can whip out just about anywhere! Together with instructors from Knitly, students will learn the basics of knitting with a cowl project
, grow their skills progressively with a beanie and mittens, and finally be unleashed into the greater knitting world to make whatever their heart desires.
Aside from scratching that crafty itch, a growing body of research is showing the effectiveness of knitting
as a wellness tool, helping students and workers step back, focus, and re-energize - proving to be a wonderful stress-busting activity to take throughout your life.
is a local small-business that has a unique focus on presenting not only the wonderfully engaging aspects of knitting itself, but also incorporating all its wonderful wellness features. Their roster of past clients include teams from Google, Twitter, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, McKinsey and Company, as well as many local public libraries and schools!
Outcome: At the end of the 10 week program, scholars will complete three take-home projects!
Cost of program includes ALL knitting materials!
LEGO Engineering/Coding Grades 4th through 6th
Wednesdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm
9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1
Letgoyourmind Program Description:
In this program students will build and code EV3 robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS. Children will learn how to program their EV3 brain to move forwards, backwards, left and right. Children will also learn about different add on sensors, such as the color sensor and the ultrasonic sensor! Each week students will apply STEM-based principles and build several versions of their EV3
bot to help them complete different tasks and challenges. Each week, students will each be given an iPad provided by Letyourmindgo with powerpoint instructions to guide them along as they create their builds. This program is 8 weeks long and will run for one hour per class.
This after school program is ideal for scholars in rising 4th through 6th grade. The cost is $325. For more information about Engineering/Coding with LEGO after school program, please visit https://letgoyourmind.com/ For scholarship information or any questions, please contact Blake Riley, Learning Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEGO Engineering/Coding Grades 1st through 3rd Grade
Wednesdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm
11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, 1/3, 1/10
Letgoyourmind Program Description:
Engineering with LEGO
Each week students will build different motorized LEGO brick creations using axles, gears, battery packs and motors. Students will have iPad powerpoint instructions to guide them along as they create their builds each week. Once their build is complete students will have time to modify their motorized LEGO brick creation any way they would like!
Before each LEGO brick creation staff will discuss key engineering and physics concepts with the children. Staff will also demonstrate how special LEGO elements can work together to create various types of LEGO brick builds. Each week, students will each be given an iPad provided by Letyourmindgo with powerpoint instructions to guide them along as they create their builds. This program is 8 weeks long and will run for one hour per class.
This after school program is ideal for scholars in rising 1st through 3rd graders. The cost is $325. For more information about Engineering/Coding with LEGO after school program, please visit https://letgoyourmind.com/ For scholarship information or any questions, please contact Blake Riley, Learning Director, at email@example.com.
FREE AFTER SCHOOL HOMEWORK CLUB!
MONDAY and WEDNESDAYS, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Beginning the week of September 18th through end of BPS 2023-2024 School Year
We are pleased to welcome all Kindergarten through 9th graders to join our highly qualified, fully certified, current Boston Public School educators for weekly in-person homework support! Homework club will run every Monday and Wednesday from 4:30pm-6:00pm (except for dates on which BPS is closed for weather, school breaks or otherwise). Homework club will follow the BPS school calendar and will run through the end of the school year.
If your scholar is interested in tutoring, you must register in advance online in order to complete our liability waiver and receive the weekly sign up emails. For those who have registered, a weekly Google Document will be delivered to the email used through our registration page for you to sign up and hold your scholar’s spot in each tutoring session. Registration is on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the program. Registered families should expect to receive the weekly Google Document by the end of day each preceding Thursday. The maximum number of students will be eight per session. Students must bring their homework to the learning center to receive support from the teachers on site. Chromebooks will be available for students who have online homework.
Private tutoring can cost up to $100 per hour! We are thrilled to offer this service for free but donations to support homework club are always welcome! Any donations will go towards materials, scholarships, technology and paying our tutors. If you are interested in making a donation, please Venmo @Charlestown-lacrosse.